Summer Makeup Camp

The Art of Makeup School’s Summer Makeup Camp is the perfect opportunity for aspiring makeup artists, actors, or those working in film production to learn about makeup and how to apply it.  All ages from 12 up are welcome!

Here’s what’s covered:

Day 1 Corrective Beauty: Color theory, skin tone matching, highlighting and contouring, corrective techniques, and a classic beauty look

Day 2 Fashion Makeup: Editorial fashion look, winged liner, strip lashes, perfect lips, and smoky eyes

Day 3 Special FX Makeup: Create bruises, cuts, and wounds using a variety of makeup mediums

Day 4 Film & TV Makeup: Using makeup for character development, film makeup tips & tricks

1st Camp Session SOLD OUT!  Continue reading... “Summer Makeup Camp”

Pop Art Makeup Workshop!

Pop Art Makeup

Step back in time when Andy Warhol ruled the art scene with his bright colors and art style that popped off the canvas! Art that looked like it belonged in a comic book. Now it’s your turn to create a fun colorful look using makeup as the medium and the face as the canvas.  Challenge your creativity using lines, circles, and bold colors for this fun Pop Art Makeup look! Bodypaint and beauty artist Linda Wong will be the instructor.

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Open House at The Art of Makeup School

Please join us this Saturday, Nov 13th, from 2-5pm, at The Art of Makeup School’s Open House featuring a body painting demo by Face Off celebrity, Kevon Ward!

We will also be offering a Meet & Greet with Kevon, Q&A, giveaways, & holiday treats!

RSVP here while we still have availability. See you there!! Continue reading... “Open House at The Art of Makeup School”

Evening Classes At The Art of Makeup School

Once a year The Art of Makeup School offers a night schedule.  This year’s evening program begins this Monday September 27th. Schedule is Mon-Thurs from 6-9, except for the last day Fri Nov 19th.

The Fashion Makeup Artistry Program includes Corrective Beauty, Fashion & Media, Decade Makeup, and Hairstyling for Production & Media, Career Marketing, and photo shoots throughout.  All 4 classes are offered individually and are focused on those seeking a career or continuing education in professional hair and makeup artistry for any path in the industry. Continue reading... “Evening Classes At The Art of Makeup School”

The Art of Makeup Night School

The Art of Makeup School evening schedule is offered once a year and begins this April 5th.  All classes are offered in person and following all CDC recommended guidelines and production protocol for makeup artists. You can see what we have been doing here Safety Blog

GRADUATES FOR HIRE

The Art of Makeup School also has a job board for graduates.  Students are trained in beauty, advertising, film, stage and special fx makeup. If you have a production needing a  makeup artist, you may contact us to be placed on the job board. Continue reading... “The Art of Makeup Night School”

Summer Makeup Camp

The Art of Makeup School is offering both in-person and virtual makeup camps this summer. In-person and virtual camp sessions are 4 days each, and virtual camps are also offered as day camps. Summer Makeup Camp is the perfect opportunity for actors to learn production makeup tips, or if you’re curious about a career in makeup, or simply for fun.  Any age from 12 up is welcome! Strict in classroom safety measures will be taken. Please email for more details. Here’s what’s covered:

Day 1 Corrective Beauty: Color theory, skin tone matching, highlighting and contouring, corrective techniques, and a classic beauty look

Day 2 Fashion Makeup: Editorial fashion look, winged liner, strip lashes, perfect lips, and smoky eyes

Day 3 Special FX Makeup: Create bruises, cuts, and wounds using a variety of makeup mediums

Day 4 Film & TV Makeup: Using makeup for character development, film makeup tips & tricks, career genres in makeup artistry

IN-CLASSROOM CAMP SESSION 1: July 6-9 Mon-Thurs 10:00a-3:00p

IN-CLASSROOM CAMP SESSION 2: July 13-16 Mon-Thurs 10:00a-3:00p

VIRTUAL CAMP SESSION 3: Aug 3 at 10 AM – Aug 6 at 2:30 PM

Please email [email protected] Continue reading... “Summer Makeup Camp”

Hair, Makeup, & Special FX Artists Available For Hire

The Art of Makeup School is a great resource to find trained makeup artists who specialize in working on set for film, television, and commercial productions.  In addition to hair and makeup application skills from straight beauty and grooming to special fx and prosthetics, these graduates learn about set etiquette, how to break down a script and keep continuity, set touch-ups, and professional hair and makeup supplies for application and on set. The school job board provides opportunities to get graduates working. Continue reading... “Hair, Makeup, & Special FX Artists Available For Hire”

Open House & FX Makeup Demo

FACE OFF — “Ancient Aliens” Episode 703 — Pictured: Rachael Wagner — (Photo by: Jordin Althaus/Syfy/NBCU Photo Bank/NBCUniversal via Getty Images)

Please join us for our Holiday
OPEN HOUSE & FX Makeup Demo by Face Off Celebrity Rachael Wagner.

Watch Rachael apply & paint an original design
Q&A session about her career & Face Off experience
Check out the current students’ FX Makeup designs.
Find out more about a career in makeup artistry!

Please RSVP, or find out more info at www.artofmakeup.com/rsvp Continue reading... “Open House & FX Makeup Demo”

The Art of Makeup – A Career School In Portland

If you haven’t heard yet, there is a career school in town for professional makeup artistry!  We provide a quality education in the art, business, and techniques of professional makeup artistry for the film, television, special effects, theater, media, and fashion industries.

The Art of Makeup is an ongoing resource for continuing mentorship, networking, and community job placement assistance.  Our graduates are placed on our job board for 18 months with the goal of giving them on set experiential opportunities for continued education and networking opportunities to get them working. Continue reading... “The Art of Makeup – A Career School In Portland”

Life Casting, Sculpting, and Mold Making Class

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July 7-11 & 14-16

Art of Makeup School for Professional Makeup Artistry is excited to announce a new series of summer classes, beginning on July 7th with Life Casting, Sculpting and Mold Making. This is a 7 day certificate program. Class includes all supplies needed, plus students will take home a facial life cast, a gel-foam appliance, a makeup palette, brushes, sculpting tools, clay and digital picture files of their final project. No experience necessary.  $995

Please see flyer  at the link below for more info and contact [email protected] Continue reading... “Life Casting, Sculpting, and Mold Making Class”